labrusca

adjective, often capitalized la·brus·ca \ləˈbrəskə\

Definition of labrusca

  1. :  of, relating to, or derived from an American fox grape (Vitis labrusca) that has been important in the development of hardy cultivated grapes several new labrusca hybrids a hardy labrusca grape

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Origin and Etymology of labrusca

New Latin, from labrusca (specific epithet of Vitis labrusca) from Latin, wild vine


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